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Historical Events In December - 17

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1833  James Thadeus Holtzclaw, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1893 on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1833  On December - 17 kaspar Hauser, German son of grand duke Karel of Bathe, murdered at 21  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1835  Alexander E Agassiz, US, businessman/biologist/geology on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1838  On December - 17 berthold Tours, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1840  On this day in history christian Frederik Emil Horneman, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1842  On December - 17 marius Sophus Lie, Norwegian mathematician (continous groups)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1843  A Christmas Carol', by Charles Dickens, is published on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1843  Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol is first published on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1848  Frederick Grant Gleason, composer on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1852  The first Hawaiian cavalry organized on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1852  1st Hawaiian cavalry organized on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1853  Herbert Beerbohm Tree, England, actor/theater manager (Trilby) on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1860  On December - 17 anaheim Township created in Los Angeles County  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1861  On this day in history fritz Volbach, German musicologist/conductor/composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1862  On December - 17 general US Grant issues order #11, expelling Jews from Tennessee  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1862  On this day in history gen US Grant issues order #11, expelling Jews from Tennessee  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  On this day in history ion Vidu, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  John Felix August Korling, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1865  On December - 17 franz Schubert's "Unvolendete" Symphony," premieres  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1869  Nikolay Ivanovich Kazanli, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1870  On December - 17 giuseppe Saverio Raffaele Mercadante, composer, dies at 75  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1873  Ford Madox Ford, England, novelist/editor (Inheritors) on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1874  On this day in history william Lyon Mackenzie King, (L), 10th Canadian PM (1921-30, 1935-48)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1875  On December - 17 violent bread riots in Montreal  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1881  Aubrey Faulkner, cricketer (great S Afr all-rounder early 20th cent) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1881  On this day in history lewis H Morgan, US ethnologist (Iroquois-indians), dies at 62  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1885  On this day in history france declares Madagascar a protectorate  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1887  On this day in history georges Feydeaus' "Tailleur Pour Dames" premieres in Paris  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1891  Robertson Hare, London England, actor (Our Girl Friday, Banana Ridge) on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1891  Msiri, king of Garanganja (Katanga), dies in battle on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1892  On this day in history tsjaikovski's ballet "Casse-noisette," premieres in St Petersburg  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1893  Russia ratifies Duple Alliance with France on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1893  On December - 17 erwin Piscator, German stage director (Der Stellvertreter)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1893  Levinus T Keuchenius, Dutch min of Colonies (1888-90), dies at 71 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1239  Kujo Yoritsugu, Japanese Shogun (d. 1256) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1267  On this day in history birth of emperor Go-Uda of Japan (d. 1324)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1493  Philippus A Paracelsus, Swiss physician/alchemist (Liber paramixum) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1554  Ernst of Bayern, prince/bishop of Liege/archbishop of Cologne was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1619  On December - 17 birth of ruprecht, prince of Palts/admiral/chemist/engraver/mathematician  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1619  On this day in history birth of prince Rupert of the Rhine, commander in the English Civil War (d. 1682)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1632  Anthony Wood, English antiqurian (d. 1695) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1638  On December - 17 birth of johann Ulrich Sultzberger, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0535  Death of Emperor Ankan of Japan (b. 466) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0695  Begga, ancestress of the Carolingians/saint, dies [or 693] on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0942  On this day in history death of william Longsword  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1187  Gregory VIII, [Alberto de Morra], Italian Pope (1187), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1195  Boudouin V, count of Hainault/Flanders (Boudouin VIII), dies on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1213  On this day in history jean de Matha, French saint, dies at 53  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1273  On December - 17 death of rumi (b.1207)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1471  Isabella of Portugal, duchess of Burgundy, dies on December - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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